The Skagit: Seattle City Light and a river to fight over
A river as magnificent as the Skagit will inevitably be fought over. The Skagit delta is where diverse interests converge — fish, farms, and now, Seattle’s endless need for hydroelectric power.
Zylstra Lake trail project removed from county plans
County council removes controversial trail from San Juan County transportation plan; options are pending.
Multimodal trail in San Juan Valley opposed by farmers
San Juan County’s six-year Transportation Improvement Plan hearing to be continued, with proposed Zylstra Lake trail in the balance.
Finding happily ever after in Skagit’s ag zone
A proposal that would constrain Skagit farms in operating as event venues has prompted discussion on the future of the area’s sense of place.